Healthcare management assistant

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What are my activities in this job?
Healthcare management assistants plan and organise business and service processes and act on the basis of social and health laws. In addition, they are responsible for customer service. They collect and record patient data and issue invoices, e.g. to health insurance providers. They can also work in internal finance and accounting as well as in commercial human resources management.
Where can I work?
Healthcare management assistants are employed primarily by health insurance providers, hospitals, pension and rehabilitation institutions, medical practices, medical laboratories, emergency services, elderly nursing homes, outpatient elderly care and outpatient nursing.
What requirements must I meet?
  • Intermediate school leaving certificate or professional experience or completed previous training & education
How much will the training cost?
There are no costs.


More information on training


Information on training & education programmes

Location of the training provider


Type of training/education

Dual training: Academic and practical


3 years


Healthcare management assistant


The training and education can also be accomplished as a conversion following a previous course and is typically shortened to two years in this case.

Student stipend/allowance

A training wage is paid that increases for each year of training.

State recognition